James Oliver Brown Jr.
James, approximate photo date 2013
Missing since: 11/28/2013
Type of missing case: Missing
Age at time of disappearance: 61 years old
Height / Weight: 6'0, 160 pounds
Description, clothing, tattoos, other identifying markings: An orange or rust-colored zip-up coat, blue jeans with gold stitching on the back pockets, tan lace-up work boots, a silver chain necklace and a dark gray or black stocking cap. He often wears sunglasses.
Other characteristics: African-American male. Black hair, brown eyes. James has a large black mole on his right cheek below his eye and a birthmark on his right side near his ribcage. He had a black mustache at the time of his disappearance. His nickname is Jimmy. James has pins implanted in his left ankle. He wears eyeglasses for reading.
Details at time of disappearance: James was last seen walking in the vicinity of Neal's Corner Road in Clover, Virginia on November 28, 2013. It was Thanksgiving Day. He has never been heard from again.
Curiously, James isn't the only missing person in his family his sister, Hattie Brown, disappeared from Halifax County, Virginia in 2009. The cases aren't thought to be connected and both remain unsolved.
Other case information
Agency in charge: Halifax County Sheriff's Office
Other information: Virginia State Police
The AWARE Foundation
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Revised: October 12, 2004. Last updated January 7, 2019 details of disappearance updated.